Founded in 2015 in Ho Chi Minh City, with the vision to become the pre-eminent Leadership Training and Resource Center in Vietnam, ESWEST Leadership Training & Development (ELTD) is established with a mission to train and develop every participant and organization through discovery, growth, and transformation to benefit individuals, organizations, community, and society.

“It’s not only important to learn, it’s not only important what you learn, its important who you learn from” – Paul Martinelli

All training provided by ELTD is based on John Maxwell’s Leadership Philosophy combined with Eastern Leadership Culture. This unique combination will allow learners to gain new insight and experience the principles and values presented in the learning process.

We believed this combination of Western and Eastern Leadership Principles will benefit individuals and organisations when applying the principles learned in their workplace from local to global context.


To become the pre-eminent Leadership Training and Resource Center in Vietnam.


To train and develop through discovery, growth, and transformation to benefit individuals, organizations, community, and society.


ELTD is guided by the following Core Values


We deliver what we promise and uphold our core values in everything we do.

Customer focus

We strive to provide full and continuous satisfaction to our customers. This is reflected in our flexibility to meet all our particular customer requirements.


We are committed to excellence and to deliver high quality products and services.


We build mutual beneficial relationships with customers and strive to cultivate  win-win strategies for long term business growth.


We work together as a team and believe “Teamwork makes the dream work”.


Inc. Magazine voted John Maxwell as the #1 leadership and management expert in the world! And he founded one of the most prominent leadership development organizations in the world. Globally, John Maxwell Team is a community of over 12,000 members strong from every age group, every stage of life, and from every industry. It is the most significant and sought after group of coaches, teachers, trainers, speakers and professionals. They learn from the #1 Leadership Guru in the world, partner with top people, and continuously develop themselves. 40+ years of proven leadership curriculum right from John Maxwell himself has equipped them with the very best leadership skills, tools and resources to make them more successful in life and in business.

Six Seconds is a nonprofit organization researching what works in Emotional Intelligence and sharing best practices via methods & tools that are Global, Scientific, Transformational. It teaches the skills of emotional intelligence to fill the “missing link” needed for people to become more aware, intentional, and purposeful so individuals, teams, organizations, families, schools and communities flourish. The Six Seconds EQ Network is working toward one billion people practicing emotional intelligence.


“The program was excellent, exceeded my expectation. I have grown through the 10 weeks of the program, my business and my family also had better direction and results.” (Mastermind Group on 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth)

Nguyen Le Anh, Training Director, ASK

“The thing that touched me the most was the facilitator’s knowledge and leadership experience, through his way of clarifying all of our questions, deeply and thoroughly answering them to expand our knowledge. I felt that I have changed, grown, and developed tremendously after the program.” (Mastermind Group on 15 Invaluable Laws of Growth)

 – Nguyen Thi Tam, Chairperson, Hồn Việt – VIETNAM INSIGHT

“The lessons from the program were amazing. The message “Learn, never stop learning” was reaffirmed for all participants. For businesspeople, we must learn daily to continuously adapt to the changing world. We must apply all the lessons immediately after the program and see the practical application.” (Maximizing Your Leadership Effectiveness)

Luu Thi Thu Hien, CEO, TH True Milk

“Mr. Stephen Khor has delivered the program masterfully. The experience shared by him was practical and could be used very well in our work. The participants were active with discussions and questions. The interpreter Anh Tuan was professional and proactive.” (Maximizing Your Leadership Effectiveness)

Ha Thang Long, Chairman, Green Viet

“Great knowledge, emotion is a complex topic but the facilitator had shown us how to understand and apply it. We can apply it personally, for family, and for colleagues. Thank you Mr. Khor” (EQ for Team Leaders)

Nguyen Huu Hung, CEO, Fast

“A lot of the lessons are new learning to me. And when I lead my team, I have not applied or applied wrongly. The most memorable lesson is: No way is the way, always keeping ourselves away from the old way of thinking, throwing us into new experience, challenging environment to be creative. Amazing!” (EQ for Team Leaders)

Le Hai Hau, Regional Head, PDCA